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Louisville police and soldiers return fire, killing man

Source: (WAVE 3 News)
Source: (WAVE 3 News)(WVLT)
Published: Jun. 1, 2020 at 8:29 AM EDT
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Louisville police chief says officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing the city's curfew returned fire, killing a man when someone in a large group fired at them.

Chief Steve Conrad confirmed the shooting happened around 12:15 a.m. Monday in the parking lot of a business on West Broadway. He said officers and the National Guard were called to break up a large group of people who had gathered there after the city's curfew when someone fired a shot at them.

He said officers and soldiers returned fire. It's unclear if the person killed was the one who fired at law enforcement.

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